Cork cutting boards are the most wear-resistant cutting boards on the market. Try the Architec cork cutting board to believe it! Eco, for the production method that never requires the sacrifice of a tree. Cork is made from only the bark, leaving the tree intact to produce indefinitely. The Architec cork cutting board is extra durable. The self-healing properties of cork allow the cutting surface to recover from blade compression better than wood. Thanks to the natural chemical, suberin, found in cork the board is moisture, scent and bacteria resistant. Aluminum lined ring for hanging. Made in the united states.